Category Press Release

29
Aug

Mapping the Ocean Floor from Space

Bathymetry Service Platform Provides Innovative Service Large areas of our seas and oceans are inadequately surveyed. With the rise of the Blue Economy there is an increasing demand for data, yet there are not the resources to produce it cost effectively using traditional hydrographic survey methods. Earth Observation (EO) data is an innovative, rapid and …

23
Aug

Optimizing Maritime Safety and Efficiency

Owing to the rapid increase in global shipping traffic during recent years, there is growing need for constant innovation in the field of maritime surveillance. Shipping companies deploy modern technologies to ensure enhanced monitoring, efficiency and security of their fleet. Vessel location and navigation systems have become a primary focus. Earth Observation contributes to maritime …

11
Aug

Mekong Delta: Monitoring sedimentation from space

The Mekong River is a vital lifeline for millions of people in half a dozen countries. It provides one of the world’s most productive inland fisheries, and 71% of rural Laotian households rely on subsistence fishing on the Mekong. Over one million Cambodians are almost entirely dependent on Tonle Sap Lake, Southeast-Asia’s largest freshwater lake that …

27
Jun

ECOSAT – New Product for Full Inventories of Shallow Water Habitats

Building on the Power of the BioBase Cloud Mapping Platform, New Product Generates Full Inventories of Shallow Water Habitats C-MAP®, a leading supplier of digital navigation products to the maritime market, in partnership with a global leader in remote sensing services, EOMAP GmbH & Co KG, announced today the launch of EcoSat. A new semi-automated …

28
Sep

Joint project AGRO-DE started

On the Hessian State Domain farm Beberbeck close to Kassel the official launch of the joint project AGRO-DE was held on Sept. 26th 2016. The project consortium, consisting of the Julius Kühn-Institut (JKI), the German Aerospace Center (DLR) and the companies EOMAP and Hanse-Agro, set their goal to prepare timely information from satellite images throughout Germany for agriculture, provided by the Internet.